Insight With Beth Ruyak

Hosted By Beth Ruyak

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Going Beyond 'A Bootjack, A Bible, And Zachary Taylor'

Photos courtesy of (clockwise from upper left) Noah_Loverbear/Wikimedia Commons, m01229/Flickr, Robert Couse-Baker/Flickr & maxpixel.net
 

Photos courtesy of (clockwise from upper left) Noah_Loverbear/Wikimedia Commons, m01229/Flickr, Robert Couse-Baker/Flickr & maxpixel.net

Northern California has its fair share of cities and towns with unusual names, from Bootjack to Rough and Ready. CapRadio Interactive Producer Emily Zentner decided to give-in to her curiosity and take a look at the history behind some of these names.

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